activities on Naxos

Naxos offers many possibilites for acitivities, though mostly they take place in Naxos-Town. Naxos is famous for the windsurfing conditions – due to the constant north wind in summer Naxos is one of the windsurfing capitals of Europe. You can also participate in sailing tours or go diving. For children the AquaFun-Park with water slides and swimming pools is attractive. Very recommendable are also the hiking tours with Stella. Further you can go biking or horse riding on the beaches close to town.

Here some links to the most important activities:

Windsurfing: Flisvos-Sportcenter

sailing tours:
Naxos-Sailing
Xanemo-Sailing
Naxos-Yachting
Meltemi-Sailing

scuba diving:
Naxos-Diving
Blue Fin-Divers

AquaFun-Park

Naxos-Bikes

Hiking with Stella

Naxos-HorseRiding

For people with cultural interest Naxos offers in summer many wonderful concerts during the Naxos-Festival. In the Tower of Bazéos near Chalkí you can visit interesting exhibitions; also there are many museums on the island that are worth a visit.

Naxos-Festival

Bazeos-Tower mit Ausstellungen und Konzerten

Open-Air cinema in Naxos-town

A beautiful possibility are the boat tours from the beach of Pánormos at the southeast corner of Naxos. There is no web site with informations, but during all summer the captain makes several boat trips along the coast per day.

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